category: medieval

“Mapping the Mediterranean: Space, Memory, and the Long Road to Modernity” 11-12 October 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Mediterranean Topographies, University of Michigan Ann Arbor
contact email: 
kashdan@umich.edu

Keynote Panel: “The Present and Future of Mediterranean Studies”
Yasser Ellhariry, Dartmouth College
Gail Holst-Warhaft, Cornell University

[REMINDER] When “I” Means “We”: Poetry and Social Life

full name / name of organization: 
Princeton Comparative Poetry and Poetics Colloquium
contact email: 
comparativepoetics@gmail.com

REMINDER: Abstract submission deadline is April 10, 2013.

CALL FOR PAPERS

When “I” means “We”: Poetry and Social Life

“Many straunge and horrible events” – Omens and Prophecies in Histories and Tragedies by Shakespeare and His Contemporaries

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare 450
contact email: 
yan.brailowsky@u-paris10.fr

(This seminar is part of 'Shakespeare 450', the international week-long conference in Paris celebrating the 450th anniversary of Shakespeare's birth in April 21-27, 2014.)

EXTENDED DEADLINE: Dissent: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Dalhousie Association of Graduate Students in English
contact email: 
dagse.conference@gmail.com

On December 11th 2012, Chief Theresa Spence of the Attawapiskat First Nation in Northern Ontario declared a hunger strike to critique the federal government’s abuses of treaty rights and First Natio

Sirens - 10/10 - 10/13; deadline May 10

full name / name of organization: 
Cora Anderson / Narrate Conferences
contact email: 
programming at sirensconference.org

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Sirens
Stevenson, Washington
October 10–13, 2013
A conference on women in fantasy literature presented by Narrate Conferences, Inc.

April 15 Deadline -- PAMLA 2013 San Diego (Nov 1-3) -- Special Session: "Ew! Gross! Abjection, Affect, and Bodily Fluids"

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA - Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
sfrohlic@ucsd.edu

[UPDATE] Call for Papers: AULLA 2013: Worldmaking - Deadline Extension

full name / name of organization: 
Australasian Universities Language and Literature Association (AULLA)
contact email: 
subscriptions@aulla.com.au

NEW DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION: 31 May, 2013

The theme of the 37th Congress of the Australasian Universities Language and Literature Association (AULLA) is ‘Worldmaking’.

Space and Place in the Arts and Humanities

full name / name of organization: 
HARTS & Minds interdisciplinary postgraduate journal
contact email: 
editors@harts-minds.co.uk

DEADLINE 17th May for abstract and draft article along with an academic CV to editors@harts-minds.co.uk - Spread the Word!

Space and Place in the Humanities and Arts

London Fantastic - Pre-1900 (LonCon, August 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
LonCon
contact email: 
londonfantastic@gmail.com

Fantastic London
LonCon, August 2014

Proposals are welcome on “Fantastic London” for the academic programme at Loncon 3, the 72nd World Science Fiction Convention.

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended - Crossing the Bar: Public Engagement and Humanities Research

full name / name of organization: 
Keele University & University of Liverpool
contact email: 
j.e.taylor@keele.ac.uk, k.astbury@liverpool.ac.uk

Due to the number of people who've requested a slightly later deadline, we've extended the deadline to Wednesday April 10th 2013.

The Lost Subject

full name / name of organization: 
University of Dundee
contact email: 
e.r.rogers@dundee.ac.uk

DEADLINE EXTENDED - 9th APRIL 2013

Tuesday 14th May 2013
Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee

Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
the quint: an interdisciplinary quarterly from the north
contact email: 
jbutler@ucn.ca

The quint’s nineteenth issue is issuing a call for theoretically informed and historically grounded submissions of scholarly interest—as well as creative writing, original art, interviews, and rev

Prisons of Stone, Word, and Flesh: Medieval and Early Modern Captivity. Interdisciplinary symposium at Brown, 2/21/14

full name / name of organization: 
John Moreau, Brown University
contact email: 
john_moreau@brown.edu

Prisons of Stone, Word, and Flesh: Medieval and Early Modern Captivity. A One-Day Interdisciplinary Symposium at Brown University
February 21, 2014

CFP TRACES - Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Research Conference - Friday 14 June 2013 [Deadline: 30 April 2013]

full name / name of organization: 
GLITS - Goldsmiths College, University of London
contact email: 
traces2013@gold.ac.uk

Keynote Speaker: Professor Mark Currie (Queen Mary, University of London)

Oh you lost God! You endless trace!
Only because in the end hate divided you

“Secularity and Faith”; Literature and Religion Panel for PAMLA (Nov. 1-3, 2013); Deadline: April 15, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
haein.park@biola.edu

We are currently seeking proposals for the Literature and Religion panel at the 2013 Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association Conference in San Diego, California.

[UPDATE] Submission Deadline Extended to May 1st. ‘Love that Moves the Sun and Other Stars’: Exploring the Virtues in Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Holly Ordway / Houston Baptist University
contact email: 
hordway@hbu.edu

Southwest Region Conference on Christianity and Literature
Where:
Houston Baptist University, Houston TX
When:
Sept. 20-21, 2013
Proposals:

History of Critical Reception: Reception Study Society section at Midwest MLA Conference (Milwaukee, Nov. 7-10)

full name / name of organization: 
Matthew James Vechinski, Reception Study Society
contact email: 
mjvechin@uw.edu

History of Critical Reception

Topic: Open

April 15 deadline -- PAMLA 2013 San Diego(Nov 1-3) -- Special Session: Ew! Gross! Abjection, Affect, and Bodily Fluids

full name / name of organization: 
PAMLA - Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
sfrohlic@ucsd.edu

CFP: Corporeality Panel - PAMLA 2013 San Diego Special Session: Ew! Gross! Abjection, Affect, and Bodily Fluids
Location: California, United States

[UPDATE] CFP: Generic Fluidity of the Fantastic (NEPCA 6/10/12; Vermont 10/25-26/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Science Fiction, Fantasy and Legend Area
contact email: 
popular.culture.and.the.middle.ages@gmail.com

CFP: Generic Fluidity of the Fantastic (NEPCA 6/10/12; Vermont 10/25-26/13)

SECOND CALL FOR PAPERS

The Medium, Before and After Modernism (DUE: 6 May 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
College Art Association (Chicago, 12-15 February 2014)
contact email: 
roland.betancourt@yale.edu

The medium and its specificity have oriented the discourse on the arts throughout various historic and historiographic periods.

CFP The Child in Post-Apocalyptic Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
Debbie Olson
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu or dolson@uta.edu

CFP: The Child in Post-Apocalyptic Cinema

Dibrugarh University Journal of English Studies (ISSN 0975- 5659)

full name / name of organization: 
Dibrugarh University
contact email: 
dipakkumardoley@gmail.com; gogoilakhipriya@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

Call for Chapters: Edited Collection on The Female Hero in Modern Fantasy

full name / name of organization: 
Lori M. Campbell, University of Pittsburgh
contact email: 
lmc5@pitt.edu

[Reminder] Teaching Medieval and Renaissance Literature

full name / name of organization: 
This Rough Magic / www.thisroughmagic.org
contact email: 
boechem@sunysuffolk.edu

This Rough Magic (www.thisroughmagic.org) is a journal dedicated to the art of teaching Medieval and Renaissance Literature.

ICBED-2014 (New York-USA): International Conference on Business and Economic Development

full name / name of organization: 
Academy of Business and Retail management
contact email: 
rabi@abrmr.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

IACD-2013 (Dubai, UAE) International Academic Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Academy of Business and Retail management
contact email: 
rabi@abrmr.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

ITARC-2013 International Trade & Academic Research Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Academy of Business and Retail management
contact email: 
rabi@abrmr.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

IACP-2013 (Paris-France): International Academic Research Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Academy of Business and Retail management
contact email: 
rabi@abrmr.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

ROGE-2013 International Conference of Restructuring of the Global Economy

full name / name of organization: 
Academy of Business and Retail management
contact email: 
rabi@abrmr.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

[2nd CFP] "After the World: New Possibilities for Comparative Literature" (international conference)

full name / name of organization: 
Comparative Literature Association of the Republic of China (Taiwan)
contact email: 
claroc2013@gmail.com

The 11th Quadrennial International Conference on Comparative Literature, Comparative Literature Association of the Republic of China, to be held at Tamkang University, Taiwan, December 13-14, 2013

CFP - SEMA Special Session: "On the Margins of Chivalry"

full name / name of organization: 
Amy N. Vines / Southeastern Medieval Association Conference Oct. 3 - 5, 2013 at Appalachian State Univ. (Boone, NC)
contact email: 
anvines@uncg.edu

This session seeks papers that explore how texts from a variety of literary genres helped to produce the chivalric identities so important to medieval culture.

Food: Imaged and Imagined SAMLA (November 8-10, 2013)

full name / name of organization: 
Marta Hess/South Atlantic Modern Language Association
contact email: 
mhess@gsu.edu

The papers in this panel investigate the ways that writers, readers, cooks, and consumers image and imagine food in fiction, film, memoir, poetry, cookbooks, and blogs.

English Literary Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Studia Neophilologica
contact email: 
robert.appelbaum@engelska.uu.se

Studia Neophilologica publishes articles on English, German and the Romance languages and literatures, and reviews of books in these fields.

Call for Papers on the theme of “Time”: Kaleidoscope Journal at Durham University

full name / name of organization: 
Kaleidoscope Journal, Durham University
contact email: 
editor.kaleidoscope@durham.ac.uk

Call for Papers
Volume 5, Issue 2 (2013): "Time"

http://www.dur.ac.uk/kaleidoscope/newsandcfp/cfp_current/

Places and Non-Places of English

full name / name of organization: 
Robert Appelbaum, Uppsala University, Sweden
contact email: 
robert.appelbaum@engelska.uu.se

12th Nordic Conference of English Studies
Places and Non-places of English

Plenary Speakers:
Jorie Graham, Harvard University
Andrew Hadfield, Sussex University

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